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Power to the Faint

I look to Isaiah for wings when I need strength.  Perhaps this is where my grandfather looked also:  

May 9: “He gives power to the faint; and to them that have no might He increases strength.”  Isaiah 40:29   95 more words

Morning Prayer: Justifying God

Justifying God,

Forgive our little squabbles.
Forgive all the ways we push and shove to look better.

We’re not sold on you justifying us.

We’re still a bit addicted to showing off – to proving we’ve got what it takes. 92 more words




JAN 31, 2017 [बाइबल पाठ: मरकुस 14:32-42]

कभी-कभी हम  ‘10 सेकेंड’ वाली प्रार्थनाएँ करते हैं – जैसे कि भोजन से पहले धन्यवाद देने … 29 more words


Your Grace is Sufficient

Last week I kept being faced with a big thought: to doubt that God’s grace is sufficient means I am doubting God. Oh yes, I can get away with saying, “I can’t do it”, but for me to say, “God you can’t get me past this craving, I am doomed to eat this cookie” is, well, a heresy. 311 more words

Catholicism In Practice


This week I had occasion to pray something I learned over thirty years ago from my pastor at the time, Mickey Rorex.

Ever since then I have found it to be one of the most meaningful and transformational prayers I can pray when I find myself at odds with someone. 76 more words